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from Dortmund to Munich

You can get from Dortmund to Munich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dortmund to Munich on Dec 1 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:30AMDortmund13h30 07:00PMMunich
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$541One-way
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05:30AMDortmund13h30 07:00PMMunich
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$541One-way
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06:30PMDortmund Airport1h10 07:40PMMunich Airport
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$2931One-way
06:30PMDortmund Airport1h10 07:40PMMunich Airport
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$3161One-way

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Tue
Nov 30
$43Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$174Eurowings
Wed
Dec 1
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$36Flixbus
$293Eurowings
Thu
Dec 2
$21Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$197Eurowings
Fri
Dec 3
$21Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$150Eurowings
Sat
Dec 4
$21Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 5
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$39Flixbus
$102Eurowings
Mon
Dec 6
$21Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$221Eurowings
Tue
Dec 7
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$39Flixbus
$150Eurowings
Wed
Dec 8
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$30Flixbus
$174Eurowings
Thu
Dec 9
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$29Flixbus
$197Eurowings
Fri
Dec 10
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$42Flixbus
$126Eurowings
Sat
Dec 11
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$38Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 12
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$43Flixbus
$66Eurowings
Mon
Dec 13
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$29Flixbus
$221Eurowings
Tue
Dec 14
$21Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$51Eurowings
Thu
Dec 16
Find prices
$42Flixbus
$197Eurowings
Fri
Dec 17
$21Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$90Eurowings
Sun
Dec 19
$21Deutsche Bahn
$44Flixbus
$90Eurowings
Mon
Dec 20
$21Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$150Eurowings

Travel Tips

Travel from Dortmund to Munich
Travel to Munich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dortmund to Munich.
FAQs
How do I reach Munich from Dortmund?

There are 3 ways to travel between Dortmund and Munich including taking a bus, flight or train.

How do I get from Dortmund to Munich the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Munich from Dortmund is by taking a train, which costs on average $22 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

A train is $10 (€8) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Dortmund to Munich costing on average $32 (€26).

A train is $45 (€37) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Dortmund to Munich costing on average $67 (€55).

What is the quickest way from Dortmund to Munich?

The fastest way from Dortmund to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Munich that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 9 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 51 min.

What is the distance from Dortmund to Munich?

You should expect to travel around 296 miles (477 km) between Dortmund and Munich.

How many services a day are there between Dortmund and Munich?

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Munich is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Dortmund and Munich as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Dortmund to Munich, what are the departure and arrival points in Dortmund and Munich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Dortmund to Munich:

  • Buses most often depart from Dortmund at Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Munich at München, ZOB.
  • Flights mostly depart from Dortmund Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Dortmund Hbf and tend to arrive in München Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Dortmund to Munich?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dortmund to Munich:

  • You can take a bus from Dortmund to Munich with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $32 (€26) with Flixbus from Dortmund to Munich.
  • You can go to Munich from Dortmund by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $67 (€55) with Eurowings from Dortmund to Munich on Omio.
  • You can travel between Dortmund and Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $22 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Munich.
Can I find a direct route to Munich from Dortmund?

Yes, there are direct routes from Dortmund to Munich with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Croatia Bus d. O. O.
  • You can book a direct flight with Eurowings.

Direct services to Munich tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Dortmund and Munich ends?
Your trip from Dortmund to Munich doesn't have to end in Munich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you’d like to add Berlin, Prague or Paris to your Dortmund to Munich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Munich today!
How far in advance should I book tickets between Dortmund and Munich online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Dortmund to Munich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $32 (€26) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $67 (€55) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $22 (€18) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Dortmund to Munich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.